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Kiama Independent
Windang Island tours kick offTHE unique coastal environment of Windang Island will be explored as part of gu
Windang Island tours kick off
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
THE unique coastal environment of Windang Island will be explored as part of guided tours run by Shellharbour City Council. THE unique coastal environment of Windang Island will be explored as part of guided tours run by Shellharbour City... Read more
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Northern Star
Eco-friendly prize home unveiled on Tweed CoastSURF Life Saving Australia have gained a reputation for offering stunning prize
Eco-friendly prize home unveiled on Tweed Coast
Northern Star / Posted 3 hours ago
SURF Life Saving Australia have gained a reputation for offering stunning prize homes in their lotteries. For the first time, they've selected a NSW home for the prize. The beach house is nestled in the beautiful Casuarina, and it's got an 8.5... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
Seattle teachers vote on whether to strikeThousands of Seattle Public Schools teachers and support staff are voting on a
Seattle teachers vote on whether to strike
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 3 hours ago
Thousands of Seattle Public Schools teachers and support staff are voting on a potential strike. Their existing contract with the district expired at the end of August and despite lengthy negotiations over several months, there is no tentative... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Busing problems arise on Paterson’s first day of schoolPATERSON – Busing problems affected dozens of Paterson students on the first da
Busing problems arise on Paterson’s first day of school
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
PATERSON – Busing problems affected dozens of Paterson students on the first day of school on Thursday, even though the district this year is paying $618,000 to an outside organization to run its transportation program. All day long, angry parents... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Investing in forests is investing in peopleWhen we think about valuable wildlife commodities we tend to think of such thin
Investing in forests is investing in people
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 hours ago
When we think about valuable wildlife commodities we tend to think of such things as rhino horns and shark fins – or the global fishery. But, according to Trade Records Analysis of Flora and Fauna in Commerce, the international wildlife trade... Read more
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Manning River Times
Controlled burn planned this weekendA controlled burn will take place near Wingham Road and Kolodong Road this week
Controlled burn planned this weekend
Manning River Times / Posted 6 hours ago
A controlled burn will take place near Wingham Road and Kolodong Road this weekend. A controlled burn will take place near Wingham Road and Kolodong Road this weekend. The burn will commence at 10am on Saturday September 5 for a 36 hour... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Even with lower gas prices, some San Juan County drivers pass on Labor Day travelFARMINGTON — Despite national gas prices at a 10-year low this Labor Day weeken
Even with lower gas prices, some San Juan County drivers pass on Labor Day travel
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 7 hours ago
FARMINGTON — Despite national gas prices at a 10-year low this Labor Day weekend, some Farmington drivers say they plan to stay home or work during the Monday holiday. Many drivers in the U.S. will pay the lowest gas prices for Labor Day weekend... Read more
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The Northern View
Report shows juvenile salmon from more than 40 populations utilize Flora BankThe Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) says it is considering new
Report shows juvenile salmon from more than 40 populations utilize Flora Bank
The Northern View / Posted 7 hours ago
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) says it is considering new research which shows juvenile salmon from more than 40 populations converge at the Flora Bank estuary near Lelu Island, the site of a proposed LNG processing... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans calendar for Sept. 4-10, 2015FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m.-9 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Dibo
New Orleans calendar for Sept. 4-10, 2015
The Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m.-9 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Live music and the latest art on display. $10, adults; $8, seniors; $6, children; free for members. (504) 658-4100, (504) 483-9470 or... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
With heavy storms and mine spill aftermath, San Juan County farmers struggle with crop lossFARMINGTON — Farmers are evaluating damage to their crops after a heavy thunder
With heavy storms and mine spill aftermath, San Juan County farmers struggle with crop loss
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
FARMINGTON — Farmers are evaluating damage to their crops after a heavy thunderstorm brought high winds, hail and flooding to San Juan County last week. The storm hit the area the evening of Aug. 26 and caused flooding that washed debris over roads.... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
“Prepare to Come Unhinged” at Sept. 10 Media Day as Artist Alexander Gorlizki Debuts Tantalizing Variable Dimension Exhibition at Crow Collection of Asian ArtInfluenced by the arts of India, Gorlizki defies with juxtapositions of element
“Prepare to Come Unhinged” at Sept. 10 Media Day as Artist Alexander Gorlizki Debuts Tantalizing Variable Dimension Exhibition at Crow Collection of Asian Art
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 11 hours ago
Influenced by the arts of India, Gorlizki defies with juxtapositions of elements garnered by his roving eye from world cultures; site-specific installation features paintings, sculpture and video plus carpets, wallpapers and textiles WHAT: On Sept.... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Anne's birthday bash will be a real Blas!BLAS, the Highland wide festival of Gaelic music and culture, is having a birth
Anne's birthday bash will be a real Blas!
Forres Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
BLAS, the Highland wide festival of Gaelic music and culture, is having a birthday party to celebrate one of Gaeldom’s best known ambassadors. Moladh Anna (Celebrating Anne) on Friday evening, the opening night of this year’s Blas Festival, is a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesCOMMON PLEAS COURT 15-CV-0563 - The city of Springfield, 76 E. High St., v. Pr
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
COMMON PLEAS COURT 15-CV-0563 - The city of Springfield, 76 E. High St., v. Press Technology & Manufacturing Inc., c/o George Berner, Xenia, et al., complaint for $52,062 on the unpaid Springfield municipal income tax withholding tax balance of... Read more
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Columbia Star
NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF ESTATESAll persons having claims against the following estates are required to deliver
NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF ESTATES
Columbia Star / Posted 13 hours ago
All persons having claims against the following estates are required to deliver or mail their claims to the indicated Personal Representa-tives, appointed to administer these estates, and to file their claims on Form #371PC with the Probate Court of... Read more
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Washington Post
Renowned Stanford professor launches new education think tankLinda Darling-Hammond will continue to teach part-time at Stanford, but will de
Renowned Stanford professor launches new education think tank
Washington Post / Posted 14 hours ago
Linda Darling-Hammond will continue to teach part-time at Stanford, but will devote much of her energy to the new Learning Policy Institute. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File) (Paul Sakuma/AP) Renowned Stanford education professor Linda Darling-Hammond is... Read more
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Brandon Sun
League Corner - Sept. 3, 2015Prairie Oasis duplicate bridge, Howell movement — Aug. 20 1. Ian Hamberg and
League Corner - Sept. 3, 2015
Brandon Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
Prairie Oasis duplicate bridge, Howell movement — Aug. 20 1. Ian Hamberg and Dahl Cannons - 61.00 per cent T-2. Maurice Kochinsky and Murray Davidson - 58.00 per cent T-2. Jake Bush and Helen McGregor - 58.00 per cent 3. Heather Martin and Myles... Read more
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Slate
Readers Recommend the Best Classes Everyone Should TakeThis week, we at Slate have been sharing stories about our favorite high school
Readers Recommend the Best Classes Everyone Should Take
Slate / Posted 15 hours ago
This week, we at Slate have been sharing stories about our favorite high school, college, and adult education classes—the classes we think everyone should take. Now it’s readers’ turn to give the advice. We asked people to email us short descriptions... Read more
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PhysOrg
Found! Endangered fishing cat in coastal CambodiaPictures of the endangered fishing cat – the first in Cambodia for more than a
Found! Endangered fishing cat in coastal Cambodia
PhysOrg / Posted 16 hours ago
Pictures of the endangered fishing cat – the first in Cambodia for more than a decade – provide welcome evidence that these elusive felines still survive in some parts of the country. Cambodia's Centre for Biodiversity Conservation (CBC) continues... Read more
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The Times Leader
WILLIAM MORRISWilliam F. "Bill" Morris, 66, of (Georges Run) Mingo Jct., OH, passed away Tues
WILLIAM MORRIS
The Times Leader / Posted 16 hours ago
William F. "Bill" Morris, 66, of (Georges Run) Mingo Jct., OH, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2015, in Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Bill was born July 15, 1949 in Piney Fork, OH, son of the late Lawrence and Myrtle Long... Read more
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The Irish Times
A walk for the weekend: Farm Loop, Lough Avalla, Co Clare A walk with forest, lake and flowers ends with freshly baked treats and hot dr
A walk for the weekend: Farm Loop, Lough Avalla, Co Clare
The Irish Times / Posted 17 hours ago
A walk with forest, lake and flowers ends with freshly baked treats and hot drinks Farm Loop, Lough Avalla, Co Clare Suitability Easy to moderate but be aware of uneven ground. Start/finish... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
William MorrisBill was born July 15, 1949, in Piney Fork, OH, son of the late Lawrence and My
William Morris
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Bill was born July 15, 1949, in Piney Fork, OH, son of the late Lawrence and Myrtle Long Morris. Bill was a retired certified blaster for the Austin Powder Co. in Hopedale, OH. He was Presbyterian by faith, and was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes... Read more
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DNA Info
Try These 9 Library Alternatives Next Time You're StudyingJefferson Market Garden Facebook Page NEW YORK CITY — Sometimes you just need
Try These 9 Library Alternatives Next Time You're Studying
DNA Info / Posted 18 hours ago
Jefferson Market Garden Facebook Page NEW YORK CITY — Sometimes you just need to get out of the library. With school right around the corner, we’ve chosen a handful of spots throughout the city where you can get in some quiet, quality study time —... Read more
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Minda News
COMMENTARY: Garbage In, Garbage Out: Misleading Speculations on Pamana’s DemisejaBy Jayson Ibanez, Ph.D. This is in reaction to a recent article published by M
COMMENTARY: Garbage In, Garbage Out: Misleading Speculations on Pamana’s Demiseja
Minda News / Posted 18 hours ago
By Jayson Ibanez, Ph.D. This is in reaction to a recent article published by MindaNews on September 2, 2015 based on an interview made with Mt Hamiguitan Protected Area Superintendent(PASu) Ruel Colong, whereby he claimed that Philippine Eagle... Read more
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York Daily Record
area obituaries for Thursday, Sept. 3York, Pa.-: Berniece V. Bloss, Mount Wolf Deborah D. Bloss, York Charles L.
area obituaries for Thursday, Sept. 3
York Daily Record / Posted 18 hours ago
York, Pa.-: Berniece V. Bloss, Mount Wolf Deborah D. Bloss, York Charles L. Bosserman, Thomasville Thelma M. Bray, Dover Richard L. Coulson, York Clifton R. Dixon, Sr., York Flora J. Fragassi, East... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Great British Bake Off: Bad news for Ugne and Ian!Jordan Cox - contestant is series five of the Great British Bake Off - gives us
Great British Bake Off: Bad news for Ugne and Ian!
Nottingham Post / Posted 23 hours ago
Jordan Cox - contestant is series five of the Great British Bake Off - gives us his verdict on this week's show: As Ian comes in all guns blazing after winning three out of four weeks thus far, we enter alternative week, where the bakers are all... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Deer rattle Medina residents — The Medina County GazetteThe Ward 1 and 2 Medina City Council meeting Tuesday at Claggett Middle School
Deer rattle Medina residents — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted yesterday
The Ward 1 and 2 Medina City Council meeting Tuesday at Claggett Middle School was intended to give residents a summary of their capital projects and park improvements and to discuss their future plans. However, it turned into a discussion about... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Live blog: On the GE2015 campaign trail, Sep 3Refresh this page for updates. 9.30AM: The Singapore Democratic Party's Sadasi
Live blog: On the GE2015 campaign trail, Sep 3
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Refresh this page for updates. 9.30AM: The Singapore Democratic Party's Sadasivam Veriyah, who is contesting the Bukit Batok single-seat ward, was also seen canvassing for support at the Bukit Batok Central hawker centre. 9.23AM: PAP's candidate... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Mariners girls, boys ready to make splash in MBL-GabilanWhile they may struggle in the Monterey Bay League Gabilan division, the upperc
Pajaronian Mariners girls, boys ready to make splash in MBL-Gabilan
Register Pajaronian / Posted yesterday
While they may struggle in the Monterey Bay League Gabilan division, the upperclassmen will look to lead the six sophomores and two freshman on the team. Head coach Mark Knapp wants his players to play the sport year round and he knows that his... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Madison PD has four auto burglary suspects in custodyMADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Madison Police have arrested four men and
Madison PD has four auto burglary suspects in custody
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Madison Police have arrested four men and charged them with auto burglary. They answered the call just past 10 p.m. Tuesday night in the Cypress Lake subdivision. Police arrested 21-year-old Kenneth Strait of... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Los Angeles will pay $5 million over trash truck death suitLOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles will pay $5 million to the family of a woman who
Los Angeles will pay $5 million over trash truck death suit
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted yesterday
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles will pay $5 million to the family of a woman who was struck and killed by a city garbage truck. The Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1L6z2et ) says the City Council on Wednesday approved the settlement of a lawsuit... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Los Angeles will pay $5 million over trash truck death suitLOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles will pay $5 million to the family of a woman who
Los Angeles will pay $5 million over trash truck death suit
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles will pay $5 million to the family of a woman who was struck and killed by a city garbage truck. The Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1L6z2et ) says the City Council on Wednesday approved the settlement of a lawsuit... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Live blog: On the GE2015 campaign trail, Sep 3Refresh this page for updates. 8.10AM: PAP candidate for East Coast GRC, Dr Ma
Live blog: On the GE2015 campaign trail, Sep 3
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Refresh this page for updates. 8.10AM: PAP candidate for East Coast GRC, Dr Maliki Osman, seen giving out flyers to motorists along Flora Drive during morning rush hour. 7.30AM: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was at Ang Mo Kio MRT station on... Read more
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The Star
Reconsider EKVE approvalAccordingly, the Eastern Klang Valley Expressway (EKVE) which makes up “the fin
Reconsider EKVE approval
The Star / Posted yesterday
Accordingly, the Eastern Klang Valley Expressway (EKVE) which makes up “the final stretch of the Outer Ring Road System and stretches over 24km will connect Sungai Long to Ukay Perdana”. In the process, “EKVE will involve the degazettement of 106ha... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Madison PD has four auto burglary suspects in custodyMADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Madison Police have arrested four men and
Madison PD has four auto burglary suspects in custody
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Madison Police have arrested four men and charged them with auto burglary. They answered the call just past 10 p.m. Tuesday night in the Cypress Lake subdivision. Police arrested 21-year-old Kenneth Strait of... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Oakland hills FEMA project to thin trees discussed at meetingOAKLAND -- The FEMA project to thin trees and vegetation from the Oakland and B
Oakland hills FEMA project to thin trees discussed at meeting
Oakland Tribune / Posted yesterday
OAKLAND -- The FEMA project to thin trees and vegetation from the Oakland and Berkeley hills took center stage at an Oakland hills meeting. The Aug. 27 meeting, held at the Montclair Presbyterian Church, was organized the North Hills Community... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Madison PD arrests two auto burglary suspectsMADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Two men are in Madison Police custody, ch
Madison PD arrests two auto burglary suspects
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Two men are in Madison Police custody, charged with auto burglary, and more charges will probably be filed in Ridgeland. Twenty-three year old Michael Daniel Lester of Ridgeland and 21-year-old Kenneth Lee... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
Exhibition by Colorado painter opens at San Juan College galleryFARMINGTON — When she was 4 years old, Lorraine W. Trenholm propped herself up
Exhibition by Colorado painter opens at San Juan College gallery
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted yesterday
FARMINGTON — When she was 4 years old, Lorraine W. Trenholm propped herself up on a fence on a relative's property in upstate New York, sat with a sketch pad on her lap and took her first crack at drawing a horse. She did just fine, she said, until... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bees get busy as spring comes to Sydney; most 'stressful' time for them says apiarist Related Story: Urban bee keeper
Bees get busy as spring comes to Sydney
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
; most 'stressful' time for them says apiarist Related Story: Urban bee keepers fight to maintain healthy bee populations in the centre of Sydney A colony of more than 90,000 bees has sprung into action in a... Read more
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Daily News
Obama tours glacier to highlight march of climate changeUS: US President Barack Obama viewed Alaska's monumental Exit Glacier Tuesday,
Obama tours glacier to highlight march of climate change
Daily News / Posted yesterday
US: US President Barack Obama viewed Alaska's monumental Exit Glacier Tuesday, in a bid to drive home the impact climate change is already having on America. Obama traveled to southern Alaska's Kenai Fjords National Park, where he stood against the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The Great British Bake Off, episode 5, talking pointsThe “Free from…” theme produced perhaps the least appetising set of bakes in th
The Great British Bake Off, episode 5, talking points
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The “Free from…” theme produced perhaps the least appetising set of bakes in the show’s history: grated carrot, grapefruit polenta, quinoa flour and mulberry molasses hardly made the mouth water. As for those gluten-free pitta breads? We’d rather dip... Read more
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Digital Spy
The Great British Bake Off just made us watch the grossest technical challenge everGluten free pitta breads? © BBCThe bakers weren't exactly enthused about the c
The Great British Bake Off just made us watch the grossest technical challenge ever
Digital Spy / Posted yesterday
Gluten free pitta breads? © BBCThe bakers weren't exactly enthused about the challenge. Tamal's exact words: "What the hell?" © BBCWhat is this brown powder? © BBCA brown powder in a plastic bag, nonetheless - sounds more Trainspotting than Bake... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Guantanamo Works for a Better Baitiquiri Eco-ReserveThe southeastern Cuban municipality of San Antonio del Sur, in the province of
Guantanamo Works for a Better Baitiquiri Eco-Reserve
Radio Angulo / Posted yesterday
The southeastern Cuban municipality of San Antonio del Sur, in the province of Guantanamo, is marked by an irregular relief; to the north there is a predominance of mountain areas where heavy rain prevails; the south shows a desert landscape, with... Read more
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The Jewish Week
The Artisanal New YearStart off the new year of studying the Torah with a naturalist’s original and i
The Artisanal New Year
The Jewish Week / Posted yesterday
Start off the new year of studying the Torah with a naturalist’s original and insightful observations on the text. From a noted authority on plants and herbs who lives on a small farm in the Adirondacks, “Seeds of Transcendence: Understanding the... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Woodlands in Chiswell Green to remain assets of community value 17:08 02 September 2015 Park Wood, Chiswell Green, retains its ACV status A
Woodlands in Chiswell Green to remain assets of community value
Herts Advertiser / Posted yesterday
17:08 02 September 2015 Park Wood, Chiswell Green, retains its ACV status An appeal against the decision to list a pair of woodlands in Chiswell Green as assets of community value... Read more
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Times of Malta
European Commission to intervene over debris dumped in GozoThe European Commission will urge the Maltese authorities to take action agains
European Commission to intervene over debris dumped in Gozo
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
The European Commission will urge the Maltese authorities to take action against dumping on a Natura 2000 site in Gozo, after repeated complaints fell on deaf ears. Nationalist MEP Therese Comodini Cachia told Times of Malta the Commission had... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Acadia opens new campground, trails in Winter HarborCampers, bicyclists and hikers entered the gates of Acadia National Park’s new
Acadia opens new campground, trails in Winter Harbor
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
Campers, bicyclists and hikers entered the gates of Acadia National Park’s new Schoodic Woods Campground for the first time on Sept. 1 to explore the new campsites and trails nestled in the mossy woods of Winter Harbor. “It looks wonderful,” said... Read more
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Independent
Mother flooded with Facebook messages after asking Londoners to help her answer question about the Tube for her autistic sonLaura Flora told the "Sh** London" Facebook group - normally used for sharing p
Mother flooded with Facebook messages after asking Londoners to help her answer question about the Tube for her autistic son
Independent / Posted yesterday
Laura Flora told the "Sh** London" Facebook group - normally used for sharing photos of the capital’s less glamorous moments - that her 23-year-old son is passionate about trains, but needs round-the-clock care and therefore cannot travel alone. His... Read more
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New Kerala
Focus on 4 'I's, maintaining the quality of forest, says Javadekar The Minister of State of environment, forest and climate change, Prakash Java
Focus on 4 'I's, maintaining the quality of forest, says Javadekar
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The Minister of State of environment, forest and climate change, Prakash Javadekar, on Wednesday emphasised that forest and wildlife officers must focus on the 4 'I's - Image,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
8 wonderful walks around Merseyside with Richie the RangerGet your walking shoes on... Richie Baker is set for a super September with a
8 wonderful walks around Merseyside with Richie the Ranger
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Get your walking shoes on... Richie Baker is set for a super September with a range of rambles and fact-finding wanderings. The former Liverpool park ranger has put together his monthly series of walks which he is ready to guide you on - and all... Read more
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New Kerala
Javadekar asks forest officers to focus on innovation Union Minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar o
Javadekar asks forest officers to focus on innovation
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Union Minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday asked forest and wildlife officers to focus on innovation and initiative to maintain and improve the... Read more
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